3501 Kenwood Dr
Huntsville, AL 35810
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lakewood Elementary School serves 479 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lakewood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Lakewood Elementary School's student population of 479 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
479 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Lakewood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lakewood Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1072 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
14%
8%
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Black
78%
33%
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White
4%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lakewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lakewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

4   10/14/2017
One of the best schools I remember.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Teresa Gigandet Harper Kittle

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37 (Btm 50%)

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